Peer-reviewed papers

(37)   J. Kim, T. Iivonen, J. Hämäläinen, M. Kemell, K. Meinander, K. Mizohata, J. Räisänen, L. Wang, R. Beranek, M. Leskelä, A. Devi

         "Low temperature atomic layer deposition of cobalt oxide as an effective catalyst for photoelectrochemical water splitting devices"

         Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 5796.

(36)   L. Wang, D. Mitoraj, S. Turner, O. V. Khavryuchenko, T. Jacob, R. K. Hocking, R. Beranek

         "Ultrasmall CoO(OH)x nanoparticles as a highly efficient “true” cocatalyst in porous photoanodes for water splitting"

         ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 4759.

(35)   D. Peeters, A. Sadlo, K. Lowjaga, O. Mendoza Reyes, L. Wang, D. Rogalla, H.-W. Becker, I. Giner, G. Grundmeier, D. Mitoraj, M. Grafen, A. Ostendorf, R. Beranek, A. Devi

         "Nanostructured Fe2O3 processing via water assisted ALD and low temperature CVD from a versatile iron ketoiminate precursor"

           Adv. Mater. Interf. 2017, 4, 1700155.

(34)   P.Weide, K. Schulz, S. Kaluza,  M. Rohe, R. Beranek, M. Muhler

         "Controlling the Photocorrosion of Zinc Sulfide Nanoparticles in Water by Doping with Chloride and Cobalt Ions"

           Langmuir 2016, 32, 12641.

(33)   M. Rehosek, D. Mitoraj, M. Bledowski, R. Beranek

         "Photoelectrochemical versus Electrochemical Detection of H2O2 Using an All-inorganic Sensor Based on Nanostructured Copper Oxide"

          Electroanalysis 2016, 10, 2327.

(32)   S. Neubert, D. Mitoraj, S. A. Shevlin, P. Pulisova, M. Heimann, Y. Du, G. K. L. Goh, M. Pacia, K. Kruczala, S. Turner, W. Macyk, Z. Guo, R. K. Hocking, R. Beranek

         "Highly Efficient Rutile TiO2 Photocatalysts with Single Cu(II) and Fe(III) Surface Catalytic Sites"

          J. Mater. Chem. A 2016,  4, 3127.

(31)   C. A. Caputo, L. Wang, R. Beranek, E. Reisner

         "Carbon Nitride-TiO2 Hybrid Modified with Hydrogenase for Visible Light Driven Hydrogen Production"

          Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 5690.

(29)   P. Chen, P. Wang, L. Wang, A. Kostka, M. Wark, M. Muhler, R. Beranek

          "CNT-TiO2-δ composites for improved co-catalyst dispersion and stabilized photocatalytic hydrogen production"

          Catalysts 2015, 5, 270.

(28)   C. Forlini, J. Schildmann, P. Roser, R. Beranek, J. Vollmann

         "Knowledge, Experiences and Views of German University Students Toward Neuroenhancement: An Empirical-Ethical Analysis"

          Neuroethics 2015, 8, 83.

(27)   M. Bledowski, L. Wang, S. Neubert, D. Mitoraj, R. Beranek

          "Improving the Performance of Hybrid Photoanodes for Water Splitting by Photodeposition of Iridium Oxide Nanoparticles"

          J. Phys. Chem. C 2014, 118, 18951.

(26)   M. Banerjee, V.-S. Dang, M. Bledowski, R. Beranek, H.-W. Becker, D. Rogalla, E. Edengeiser, M. Havenith, A. D. Wieck, A. Devi

"MOCVD of TiO2 Thin Films using a Heteroleptic Titanium Complex: Precursor Evaluation and Investigation of Optical, Photoelectrochemical and Electrical Properties"

          Chem. Vap. Deposition 2014, 20, 224.

(25)   S. Neubert, P. Pulisova, C. Wiktor, P. Weide, B. Mei, D. A. Guschin, R.A. Fischer, M. Muhler, R. Beranek

         "Enhanced photocatalytic degradation rates at rutile TiO2 photocatalysts modified with redox co-catalysts"

          Catal. Today 2014, 230, 97.

(24)   S. Neubert, A. Ramakrishnan, J. Strunk, H. Shi, B. Mei, L. Wang, M. Bledowski, D. A. Guschin, M. Kauer, Y. Wang, M. Muhler, R. Beranek

         "Surface-modified TiO2 Photocatalysts Prepared by a Photosynthetic Route: Mechanism, Enhancement, and Limits"

          ChemPlusChem 2014, 79, 163.

(23)   J. M. Macak, T. Kohoutek, L. Wang, R. Beranek

         "Fast and robust infiltration of functional material inside titania nanotube layers: case study of a chalcogenide glass sensitizer"

          Nanoscale 2013, 5, 9541.

(22)   B. Mei, H. Byford,  M. Bledowski, L. Wang, J. Strunk, M. Muhler, R. Beranek

         "Beneficial effect of Nb doping on the photoelectrochemical properties of TiO2 and TiO2-polyheptazine hybrids"

          Sol. Energy Mater. Sol. Cells 2013, 117, 48.

(21)   S. J. Kim, K. Xu, H. Parala, R. Beranek, M. Bledowski, K. Sliozberg, H.-W. Becker, D. Rogalla, D. Barreca, C. Maccato, C. Sada, W. Schuhmann, R. A. Fischer, A. Devi

"Intrinsic Nitrogen-doped CVD-grown TiO2 Thin Films from All-coordinated Ti Precursors for Photoelectrochemical Applications"

          Chem. Vap. Deposition 2013, 19, 45.

(20)   M. Bledowski, L. Wang, A. Ramakrishnan,  R. Beranek

         "TiO2-polyheptazine hybrid photoanodes: Effect of cocatalysts and external bias on visible light-driven water splitting"

          J. Mater. Res. 2013, 28, 411.

(19)   R. D. Costa, F. Werner, X. Wang, P. Grönninger,  S. Feihl,  F. T. U. Kohler, P. Wasserscheid, S. Hibler, R. Beranek,  K. Meyer, D. M. Guldi

         "Beneficial Effects of Liquid Crystalline Phases in Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells"

          Adv. Energy Mater. 2013, 3, 657.

(18)   A. Ramakrishnan, S. Neubert, B. Mei, J. Strunk, L. Wang, M. Bledowski, M. Muhler, R. Beranek

         "Enhanced performance of surface-modified TiO2 photocatalysts prepared via a visible-light photosynthetic route"

          Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 8556

(17)   M. Bledowski, L. Wang, A. Ramakrishnan,  R. Beranek

         "TiO2-Polyheptazine Hybrid Photoanodes for Visible Light-Driven Water Splitting: The Effect of External Bias"

          Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 2012, 1442, Q02.

(16)   M. Bledowski, L. Wang, A. Ramakrishnan, A. Bétard, O. V. Khavryuchenko, R. Beranek

         "Visible Light Photooxidation of Water to Oxygen at Hybrid TiO2-Polyheptazine Photoanodes with Photodeposited Co-Pi (CoOx) Cocatalyst"

          ChemPhysChem 2012, 13, 3018.

(15)   L. Wang, M. Bledowski,  A. Ramakrishnan, D. König, A. Ludwig, R. Beranek

         "Dynamics of Photogenerated Holes in TiO2-Polyheptazine Hybrid Photoanodes for Visible Light-Driven Water Splitting"

          J. Electrochem. Soc. 2012, 159 (7), H616.     (Erratum here)

(14)   R. Beranek

         "(Photo)electrochemical Methods for the Determination of the Band Edge Positions of TiO2-Based Nanomaterials"

          Adv. Phys. Chem. 2011, 786759, DOI: 10.1155/2011/786759.      (Corrigendum here)

(13)   M. Bledowski, L. Wang, A. Ramakrishnan, O.V. Khavryuchenko, V.D. Khavryuchenko, P.C. Ricci, J. Strunk, T. Cremer, C. Kolbeck, R. Beranek

         "Visible-light photocurrent response of TiO2-polyheptazine hybrids: evidence for interfacial charge-transfer absorption"

          Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2011, 13 (48), 21511.

(12)   L. Wang, M. Bledowski, A. Ramakrishnan, R. Beranek

         "TiO2-Polyheptazine Hybrid Photoelectrodes: Dynamics of Photogenerated Holes"

          ECS Trans. 2011, 35 (25), 173.

(11)   V. S. Vidyarthi, M. Hofmann, A. Savan, K. Sliozberg, D. König, R. Beranek, W. Schuhmann, A. Ludwig

         "Enhanced Photoelectrochemical Properties of WO3 Thin Films Fabricated by Reactive Magnetron Sputtering"

          Int. J. Hydrogen Energy 2011, 36, 4724.

(10)   J. M. Macak, J. Pytel, J. Rodriguez Ruiz, R. Beranek

          "Photoelectrochemical properties of electrospun titania nanofibers - comparison with nanoparticles"

          Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 2010, 1211, R08-34.

(9)     D. Mitoraj, R. Beranek, H. Kisch

          "Mechanism of aerobic visible light formic acid oxidation catalyzed by poly(tri-s-triazine) modified titania"

          Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2010, 9, 31.

(8)     R. Beranek, J. M. Macak, M. Gärtner, K. Meyer, P. Schmuki

          "Enhanced Visible Light Photocurrent Generation at Surface-Modified TiO2 Nanotubes"

          Electrochim. Acta 2009, 54, 2640.

(7)     M. C. Long, R. Beranek, W. M. Cai, H. Kisch

          "Hybrid semiconductor electrodes for light-driven photoelectrochemical switches"

          Electrochim. Acta 2008, 53, 4621.

(6)     R. Beranek, H. Kisch

          "A Hybrid Semiconductor Electrode for Wavelength-Controlled Switching of the Photocurrent Direction"

          Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 1320.

           "Eine Halbleiterhybrid-Elektrode zum wellenlängengesteuerten Schalten der Photostromrichtung"

          Angew. Chem. 2008, 120, 1340.

(5)     R. Beranek, H. Kisch

          "Tuning the Optical and Photoelectrochemical Properties of Surface-Modified TiO2"

          Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2008, 7, 40.

(4)     R. Beranek, B. Neumann, S. Sakthivel, M. Janczarek, Th. Dittrich, H. Tributsch, H. Kisch

          "Exploring the Electronic Structure of Nitrogen-Modified TiO2 Photocatalysts through Photocurrent and Surface Phototvoltage Studies"

           Chem. Phys. 2007, 339, 11.

(3)      R. Beranek, H. Kisch

           "Surface-Modified Anodic TiO2 Films for Visible Light Photocurrent Response"

          Electrochem. Commun. 2007, 9, 761.

(2)      R. Beranek, H. Tsuchiya, T. Sugishima, J. M. Macak, L. Taveira, S. Fujimoto, H. Kisch, P. Schmuki

           "Enhancement and limits of the photoelectrochemical response from anodic TiO2 nanotubes"

           Appl. Phys Lett. 2005, 87, 243114.

(1)      R. Beranek, H. Hildebrand, P. Schmuki

           "Self-Organized Porous Titanium Oxide Prepared in H2SO4/HF Electrolytes"

           Electrochem. Solid-State Lett. 2003, 6, B12.

Patent

"Photokatalytische Herstellung von 1,3-Dihydroxyaceton" ["Photocatalytic Synthesis of 1,3-Dihydroxyacteone"]  2014, Patent pending.

Publications in popular and professional magazines

          S. Neubert, R. Beranek

         "Chemie unter der Sonne: Neue photoaktive Materialien für Energiekonversion und Umweltschutz"  (pdf)

          GIT Labor-Zeitschrift 2014, 58/3, 72-75.